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Energy Systems Integration: a multidisciplinary global imperative for a low-carbon society

2May201717:30
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An obvious path to a low-carbon economy requires a simultaneous increase in the penetration of variable renewable energy sources and an increase in the efficiency of the energy system overall.

Metal fuels used in space!

Published: 6Apr2017

Canadian researchers, including TISED Associate Director, Prof. Jeff Bergthorson (Department of Mechanical Engineering, Alternative Fuels Laboratory, McGill University), believe metals could fuel a...

Is there a role for microgrids in the energy future of Quebec and Canada?

25Apr201718:00
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Hosted by TISED's Scholar-in-Residence, Chris Marnay, this event ​has multiple speakers with interesting perspectives!

Green roofs for stormwater retention and flowrate attenuation

3Feb201715:30
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A free seminar by Denis M. O’Carroll, ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Water Research Laboratory, Connected Waters Initiative, UNSW Sydney.

Fourth Annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design

11Apr2017
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12Apr2017

Transportation: What’s Fuelling the Transition? /tisedCategory: Sustainability Research

Microgrids: Finding Their Place in the Electricity Supply Infrastructure

26Jan201715:30
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This seminar gives an overview of the history of the electricity supply system generally, and the research, development, and deployment trajectory of microgrids in particular./tisedCategory:...

Nitrogen, Nitrogen Footprints and their Management

18Nov201614:30
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This event is being hosted by the Trottier Institute for Science and Public Policy (TISPP), within the Faculty of Science at McGill University. This is free, open to the public, no registration...

The global challenge for water supply: is seawater desalination a sustainable solution?

26Oct201613:30
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Prof. Menachem ElimelechRoberto Goizueta Professor of the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Yale University, and Director of the Environmental Program...

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